Extraordinary Yarns Purchase Zealana Yarn Brand

The Zealana yarn brand has been acquired by Extraordinary Yarns ­– one of Australasia’s leading wholesalers of knitting yarns. After almost ten years establishing, refining and promoting the luxury hand knitting brand internationally, Woolyarns Limited announced the sale of Zealana on 1st November 2017. Zealana Yarn – an Exciting Addition to Our Collection Extraordinary Yarns currently […]

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Knitting Heroes

If you are reading this the chances are you are already someone’s knitting hero. And by knitting I really mean a “yarn craft” hero. Every garment you make probably has a little sachet of love attached with an invisible note that says “I made this just for you”. When I was about 15 I was […]

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The Enduring Popularity of Crochet

We live in a time of rapid change. What was new yesterday is old hat today. So why is it that crochet is having such a resurgence in popularity? Crochet was in decline through the nineties and into this century. However, over the last few years it has been seen on high profile fashion catwalks […]

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Welcome to Extraordinary Yarns

You may be wondering who or what is Extraordinary Yarns. Extraordinary Yarns aims to bring together a very special community of people who have an active interest in hand knitting, crochet and associated yarn crafts. Our team has been involved in the Australian and New Zealand knitting and crochet scene for many years and we […]

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